Inverness to Edinburgh bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Inverness to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Inverness to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
20:154h10
Inverness, Bus Station
00:25Edinburgh
£131One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
16:204h05
Inverness, Bus Station
20:25Edinburgh
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
09:204h05
Inverness, Bus Station
13:25Edinburgh
£141One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
13:154h10
Inverness, Bus Station
17:25Edinburgh
£141One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
10:456h15
Inverness, Bus Station
17:00Edinburgh
£151One-way
1 change

Bus timetableInverness to Edinburgh

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 20 June
Megabus
06:103h49
Inverness, Bus Station
09:59Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
07:204h10
Inverness, Bus Station
11:30Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
07:206h15
Inverness, Bus Station
13:35Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
07:205h05
Inverness, Bus Station
12:25Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
07:353h54
Inverness, Bus Station
11:29Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
07:354h06
Inverness, Bus Station
11:41Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
08:353h57
Inverness, Bus Station
12:32Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
09:208h05
Inverness, Bus Station
17:25Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
09:204h05
Inverness, Bus Station
13:25Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
09:354h06
Inverness, Bus Station
13:41Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
09:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
13:24Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
10:353h57
Inverness, Bus Station
14:32Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
10:456h15
Inverness, Bus Station
17:00Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
11:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
15:24Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
11:354h06
Inverness, Bus Station
15:41Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
12:353h57
Inverness, Bus Station
16:32Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
12:504h10
Inverness, Bus Station
17:00Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
12:506h05
Inverness, Bus Station
18:55Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
12:506h15
Inverness, Bus Station
19:05Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
13:154h10
Inverness, Bus Station
17:25Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
13:157h10
Inverness, Bus Station
20:25Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
13:354h31
Inverness, Bus Station
18:06Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
13:353h51
Inverness, Bus Station
17:26Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
14:353h57
Inverness, Bus Station
18:32Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
15:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
19:24Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
15:354h11
Inverness, Bus Station
19:46Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
16:204h05
Inverness, Bus Station
20:25Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
16:208h05
Inverness, Bus Station
00:25Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
16:354h17
Inverness, Bus Station
20:52Edinburgh
0 changes
FlixBus
16:456h45
Inverness, Bus Station
23:30Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
16:454h15
Inverness, Bus Station
21:00Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
17:353h45
Inverness, Bus Station
21:20Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
17:354h11
Inverness, Bus Station
21:46Edinburgh
1 change
Megabus
18:353h53
Inverness, Bus Station
22:28Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
20:003h35
Inverness, Bus Station
23:35Edinburgh
0 changes
Megabus
20:004h16
Inverness, Bus Station
00:16Edinburgh
1 change
FlixBus
20:154h10
Inverness, Bus Station
00:25Edinburgh
0 changes

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Bus times from Inverness to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

4 h 40 m

Buses per day

37

Distance

181 km

Of the 37 buses that leave Inverness for Edinburgh every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
20:003h35
Inverness, Bus Station
23:35Edinburgh
£211One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
17:353h45
Inverness, Bus Station
21:20Edinburgh
£201One-way
0 changes
Megabus
11:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
15:24Edinburgh
£201One-way
0 changes
Megabus
15:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
19:24Edinburgh
£201One-way
0 changes
Megabus
09:353h49
Inverness, Bus Station
13:24Edinburgh
£201One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Inverness to Edinburgh

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€23)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, ScotRail, Bus or East Coast

Coaches from Inverness to Edinburgh cover the 112 miles long route taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Megabus, ScotRail, Bus or East Coast. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Inverness, Bus Station and arrive in Edinburgh, Bus Station.

Coach companies: Megabus, ScotRail and Bus Inverness to Edinburgh

For as little as £13 you can travel by coach to Edinburgh from Inverness with Megabus, ScotRail and Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Scotrail is a train operating company in Scotland, providing rail services throughout the country. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to long-distance intercity services. The company operates a variety of train types, including the Class 380, Class 385, Class 156, Class 158 and Class 170. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and comfortable seating. Scotrail also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. The most popular routes for Scotrail include Glasgow to Edinburgh, Glasgow to Inverness, and Edinburgh to Aberdeen.

ScotRail from Inverness to Edinburgh coach information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £23
  • ScotRail frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Inverness to Edinburgh coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Inverness to Edinburgh with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Inverness to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Inverness to Edinburgh can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Inverness to Edinburgh is £20; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Inverness to Edinburgh is 3 h 35 min   to travel the 112 mile long route, with around there is 1 coach per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Inverness to Edinburgh leaves at 07: 35. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Inverness to Edinburgh leaves at 20: 00.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day from Inverness to Edinburgh with Megabus, ScotRail or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Inverness to Edinburgh, you can count on Megabus, ScotRail, Bus or East Coast for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Inverness and Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Inverness, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Inverness, Bus Station and Inverness. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your trip in coach stations like Edinburgh, Bus Station, Ingliston, Edinburgh Airport - Terminal Forecourt (Stop F) and Ingliston, Edinburgh Airport.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Inverness, Bus Station, which is located around 0.2 miles (298 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Edinburgh, Bus Station, located 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Edinburgh from Inverness is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Inverness to Edinburgh by coach is September.
You have options as you can travel to Edinburgh from Inverness 2 different ways: train or coach.

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